Lara Solis

Lara Solis is passionate about alternative forms of education and a new approach to learning. She is involved in feminist and LGBTQ activism, as well as integrating arts into her educational community and other environments. Her goals for the year are to meet and create meaningful connections with as many people as possible, to learn from a different culture and give back to the family and country that will be hosting her. Her favorite quote is: "It is not he or she or them or it that you belong to" -Bob Dylan



"You took my sadness out of context" I want my writing to be better. I want it to move you, wrench you, change you. More honestly, I want it to move me, wrench me, change me.  Something interesting is happening to me. My body is…

22 September, 2019

An Email to my Parents, An Update

Dear Family, Being a teenager is exhausting. God the texting is idiotic. And so the lack of social media is quite refreshing. It feels like I’ve transcended the things I thought were essential, not in a huge way. But in a, “instagram is useless” way….

15 September, 2019

A First Step Into Immigration

 IMG-20190824-WA0015.jpg I flew for the first time today That isn’t 100% true. I got on an airplane for the first time when I was 1 year old. Then again when I was 16, but that was only for 30 minutes so it doesn't count.  So…

29 August, 2019

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